26 Sept 2022

Motorist arrested after testing positive for cocaine when the driver was caught speeding

Anti-speeding checkpoint on M4

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Naas Roads Policing Unit stopped a motorist at a checkpoint on the M4 for excessive speed on Monday and the motorist will now face a day in court after also failing a road-side drugs test.

Gardaí became suspicious of the driver's behaviour and with good reason, as the driver tested positive for cocaine and the motorist was arrested.

A court appearance for the driver is to follow shortly.

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